Tag "Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis"

Aches and pains are a normal part of childhood, which can make it difficult to recognize and diagnose conditions such as juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). Early diagnosis of JIA is key, as the sooner kids are diagnosed, the sooner treatment › Continue Reading

Arthritis, a condition of inflammation causing joint pain and stiffness, is not just a disease of adulthood. It can affect children also. Image: MRI image of an ankle, sagittal view, showing inflamed tendon sheath, area of arthritis pain. July is Juvenile › Continue Reading

Often when you hear the term arthritis, you think of a condition that affects you later in life.However, there is a form of arthritis that can affect children called juvenile idiopathic arthritis, also referred to as JIA. It’s not a single disease, › Continue Reading